A nearly 90-minute recording released of President Donald Trump at a 2018 dinner with indicted businessmen he has claimed he doesn't know includes Trump speaking animatedly about removing the US ambassador to Ukraine.
National Public Radio host Mary Louise Kelly says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo screamed obscenities and demanded she prove she could find Ukraine on an unmarked map after an interview. CNN's Jeremy Diamond reports.
CNN analysts Jeffrey Toobin and Preet Bharara react to President Donald Trump's legal team opening arguments lasting under two hours on Saturday morning.
National Public Radio reporter Mary Louise Kelly says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo screamed obscenities and demanded she prove she could find Ukraine on an unmarked map after she asked whether he owed former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch an apology during an interview.
The House impeachment managers had 24 hours over three days to present their case against President Donald Trump. CNN's Manu Raju and Phil Mattingly report.
President Donald Trump was captured on tape at a 2018 dinner with Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman demanding the firing of Marie Yovanovitch, who was then the US Ambassador to Ukraine, according to an attorney for Parnas.
As Democrats end their opening arguments, House manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) predicts what President Trump's attorneys will argue during the impeachment trial.
CNN's Manu Raju reports that Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) shook her head and disagreed when Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) cited a report by CBS that President Trump was pressuring GOP senators about their impeachment votes.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) describes the "real political courage" it takes to divert with the opinions of friends and political parties.
In the final day of House Democrats' opening arguments, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) urges Senate members to imagine they -- rather than Joe Biden or Marie Yovanovitch -- were being investigated by President Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump was captured on tape at a 2018 dinner with Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman demanding the firing of Marie Yovanovitch, who was then the US ambassador to Ukraine, according to an attorney for Parnas. CNN's Phil Mattingly has more.
Impeachment House manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) used video footage of late Sen. John McCain during the Senate impeachment trial to exemplify the threat posed by Russia on Ukraine over the course of history, and to reinforce the notion that support for Ukraine is critical to US national security.
Impeachment House manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) criticizes a moment from the 2018 Helsinki summit where President Donald Trump repeated "Kremlin propaganda talking points" next to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
CNN's Wolf Blitzer and Jake Tapper talk to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer about the potential of extending the senate impeachment trial in order to gather sufficient evidence.
Former New Jersey Attorney General Anne Milgram explains why the impeachment trial is "wildly different" than every other criminal trial in America.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders leads in New Hampshire, continuing to widen his top position ahead of the primaries, according to a new WBUR poll.
Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn attacked Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a key National Security Council aide who testified before Congress on the Ukraine scandal, on Twitter, including questioning the Purple Heart recipient's patriotism.
CNN analyst Carrie Cordero breaks down the possibility of President Trump challenging subpoenas in his impeachment trial.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) gets choked up during day three of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump and says Trump could do "a lot" of damage in the time leading up to the 2020 election.
House Democrats argued that even though President Donald Trump didn't commit a federal crime, his "dangerous" behavior in Ukraine constitutes an abuse of power.
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she was not thinking "in terms of the politics" when asked if she was worried discussions of former Vice President Joe Biden in the ongoing impeachment trial were strengthening Biden's presidential bid.
CNN's John Berman criticizes a group of GOP senators who missed portions of President Trump's impeachment trial.
Impeachment manager Rep. Jerry Nadler (D) plays a clip of Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) from 1999 during the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
From the campaign trail to the presidency, Donald Trump has offered many ideas on health care fixes, but some of his stances may seem at odds.
In a CNBC interview at Davos, President Trump was asked to comment on Elon Musk.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse tells CNN John Berman Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham congratulated Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff, the lead House impeachment manager, on a job well done after day two of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump wrapped.
Impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) played clips of President Donald Trump saying Article II gives him the "right to do whatever he wants as president" and another clip where Trump claimed they're "fighting all the subpoenas."
A photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a Winnipeg-based doughnut shop has proved to be a lightning rod among pastry-enthusiastic onlookers online.
Former Vice President Joe Biden comments on the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
Each side has 24 hours over three days to make their opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial. House manager Adam Schiff said the facts against President Donald Trump are "damning."
The President's impeachment defense lawyer Jay Sekulow said that quid pro quo was not a part of the impeachment charges facing Trump. CNN's Jake Tapper and CNN legal analyst Carrie Cordero fact-check this misleading claim.
George Conway said he hasn't talked with any GOP senators about President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate, but that he can "only assume" they are working together on impeachment to the benefit of their own individual situations, and to the disadvantage of the Democratic party.
Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) says he made a commitment to be an impartial juror in President Trump's impeachment trial. CNN's Dana Bash pressed the Senator on what that looks like.
George Conway responded to an argument posed by White House counsel Jay Sekulow during the Senate impeachment trial, saying the problem with the GOP defense isn't whether President Donald Trump is allowed to withhold aid, it's why Trump withheld aid from Ukraine.
George Conway tells CNN's Jake Tapper the Senate has an obligation to hear evidence in President Trump's impeachment trial.
President Donald Trump said he does not consider potential brain injuries to be as serious as physical combat wounds, downplaying the severity of US service members being treated for concussion symptoms from an Iranian attack as "headaches."
Ken Starr's tenure as the president of Baylor University during a sexual assault controversy involving the school's football team is under renewed scrutiny following his appointment to President Trump's legal team. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports.
Speaking at a press conference at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Trump called the impeachment trial a "total hoax" and a "disgrace."
President Donald Trump says former national security adviser John Bolton, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and former Secretary of Energy Rick Perry can't testify at his impeachment trial due to national security concerns.
CNN's John Avlon examines key differences between the 1999 impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton, and President Donald Trump's trial - including the release of documents, witnesses and the behavior of the presidents.
White House deputy counsel Michael Purpura and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), one of the impeachment managers, debate the details of President Donald Trump's call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and when exactly Ukraine found out that there was going to be a freeze in funding for aid.
Following remarks by impeachment manager Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and White House counsel Pat Cipollone, Chief Justice John Roberts warned both teams about using rhetoric inappropriate for an impeachment trial in the Senate chamber.
House impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) referenced lyrics from the late rapper The Notorious B.I.G. when closing out his argument for why the Senate must subpoena acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney.
CNN presidential historian Tim Naftali says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was not able to control his caucus, citing several changes McConnell made to his initial resolution to set the rules for the impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump.
The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has begun. Here's what happened today that you need to know.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) says when GOP lawmakers attack Democratic House managers, including himself, they don't want to "talk about the President's guilt."
Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders responds to a comment from Hillary Clinton in which she said, "nobody likes him, nobody wants to work with him."
In Davos, Switzerland, at the World Economic Forum, CNN's Jim Acosta asked Ivanka Trump to comment on the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) denounced President Trump's unwillingness to allow witnesses at his impeachment trial, arguing Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney, former National Security adviser John Bolton and others should testify, particularly after Trump himself previously said he would allow it.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says he plans to propose amendments to counter Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's handling of President Trump's impending impeachment trial.
In a new Hulu documentary, former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton shares her thoughts about her 2016 Democratic rival Bernie Sanders.
CNN's Don Lemon breaks down Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's proposed rules for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, which focuses on the climate crisis this year, and compared climate activists to alarmists and "perennial prophets of doom." CNN's Jeremy Diamond reports.
CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports on the "circular firing squad" of leading Democratic rivals unfolding on multiple fronts.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer reacts to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's proposed impeachment trial rules.
No standing, no electronics, no talking: Senators must abide by these and other strict rules during President Trump's Senate impeachment trial. CNN's Brian Todd has more.
CNN's Anderson Cooper and Jeffrey Toobin ask Alan Dershowitz, a member of President Trump's impeachment defense team, about his changing view on the subject.
CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with a Washington Post writer about the report that President Trump's lawyers and GOP allies in the Senate are working to ensure that any testimony from former National Security Adviser John Bolton be kept private.
Lev Parnas, who has been indicted on multiple federal charges, asked Attorney General William Barr to recuse himself from the investigation into Parnas' prosecution, claiming Barr may have a potential conflict of interest. CNN's Alex Marquardt reports.
The impeachment organizing resolution text from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gives House impeachment managers and the President's legal team 24 hours each to make their opening arguments over two days. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.
CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway says Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would be against impeaching President Donald Trump.
CNN's Daniel Dale gives examples of President Donald Trump's dishonesty throughout the impeachment process.
CNN's Chris Cillizza breaks down the eight senators to watch as the impeachment trial in the Senate gets underway.
Thousands of gun-rights advocates kicked off a gun-rights rally in Richmond, Virginia, amid heavy security as authorities look to prevent the kind of violence that took place in nearby Charlottesville three years ago.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that an American staffer from the US Mission in Colombia is missing and presumed dead after a boating accident.
The US Navy is naming its new aircraft carrier after Doris Miller, a black sailor who earned the Navy Cross for his actions during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
In an interview from 1998 about the Clinton impeachment, attorney Alan Dershowitz says it "certainly doesn't have to be a crime" to be impeachable. This is opposite of his defense of President Trump over the weekend.
CNN's legal analyst Elie Honig takes a look at the Constitution and precedent to judge whether President Trump's defense that there must be a criminal act to justify impeachment is true.
The New York Times editorial board on Sunday endorsed Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a potentially meaningful boost for the two female senators left in the race with less than a month before the Iowa caucuses.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer pledged to force votes on witnesses and documents in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump.
Officials in Virginia are preparing for a gun rights rally on Martin Luther King Jr. Day after Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency banning guns from the Capitol grounds. CNN's Nick Valencia explains.
Senator Sherrod Brown tells CNN's Brianna Keilar he's "fine" hearing from Hunter Biden during the Senate trial and wants to hear from additional witnesses.
Alan Dershowitz, a recent addition to President Donald Trump's legal team, told Brianna Keilar that he didn't think his past clients, such as Jeffrey Epstein, former President Bill Clinton or OJ Simpson would affect his ability to make a persuasive argument to the Senate against impeaching the President.
Rep. Michael Waltz, Karen Finney, Mary Katherine Ham and Terry McAuliffe discuss their thoughts on the feud between Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren with Brianna Keilar.
New Trump legal team member Alan Dershowitz spars with Brianna Keilar and Jeffrey Toobin over the upcoming impeachment trial
House Impeachment manager Jason Crow argues that witnesses should be called in President Trump's upcoming Senate trial.
The Senate is likely to pass a resolution that reins in the President's ability to strike Iran, Mike Bloomberg gets into President Trump's head, how the weather in Iowa could change the results of the caucuses, and the Electoral College faces a key Supreme Court test. That and more in this week's Inside Politics forecast.
The US Department of Agriculture announced proposals that would reduce the amount of fruit and vegetables required in school meals, according to the Washington Post.
President Trump's legal team has filed its formal response to the Senate's impeachment summons. CNN's Joe Johns has more.
Connecticut Republican congressional candidate Robert Hyde denies any involvement in alleged efforts to surveil former US Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.
The National Archives admitted to altering a 2017 photograph of the Women's March to censor signs referencing women's anatomy and President Donald Trump's name, according to The Washington Post.
President Trump recounted minute-by-minute details of the US strike that killed Iran's top military commander during remarks to high-dollar Republican donors at his South Florida estate, according to audio obtained by CNN.
Evelyn Yang's revelation that she was sexually assaulted by her obstetrician-gynecologist has renewed national focus on a sweetheart plea deal between Manhattan's district attorney and her former doctor. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
New documents released by House Democrats include communications and photos from indicted Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas.
"A Very Stable Genius," a forthcoming book by Washington Post reporters, reveals new details about the 2017 meeting where President Donald Trump insulted his top military leadership. Phillip Carter, who served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Detainee Policy under Obama, talks with CNN's Brooke Baldwin about the book and meeting.
CNN's Chris Cillizza looks back at past presidential debate performances and explains how to have a breakout moment
If you want to have a say in which candidate makes it to the general presidential election, you have to participate in your state's primary or caucus election. The tricky part is each state does it differently, CNN's Zach Wolf explains.
Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell is trying to keep his caucus unified as he is set to release the resolution with the impeachment trial rules. CNN's Lauren Fox reports on how McConnell is handling his caucus behind the scenes.
President Donald Trump invoked impeachment while addressing the LSU Tigers football team during a White House visit.
Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard showed off her muscle at a town hall in New Hampshire when she beat an attendee in a push-up contest.
CNN's Alisyn Camerota speaks with a panel of black South Carolina voters on the state of the 2020 race.
CNN senior political analyst David Gergen reacts to the news that President Trump is bringing Alan Dershowitz, Ken Starr and Robert Ray to his legal team as his impeachment trial looms.
Lev Parnas, the Soviet-born businessman whose work in Ukraine with President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani stands at the center of the impeachment inquiry, describes instances where he says he delivered messages of quid pro quos with outgoing Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko and newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky. Watch more of Anderson's interview with Parnas on Anderson Cooper 360, 8 p.m. ET on CNN.
Lev Parnas, the Soviet-born businessman whose work in Ukraine with President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani stands at the center of the impeachment inquiry, tells CNN that President Donald Trump is lying when he said they have never met. Watch more of Anderson's interview with Parnas on Anderson Cooper 360, 8 p.m. ET on CNN.
Several US service members were injured during the Iranian missile attack on Al-Asad airbase in Iraq on January 8, despite the Pentagon initially saying that no casualties had taken place. CNN's Ryan Browne reports.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts publicly revealed for the first time that she has an autoimmune disease that causes hair loss.
Lev Parnas, the Soviet-born businessman whose work in Ukraine with President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani stands at the center of the impeachment inquiry, stated that Vice President Mike Pence was aware their effort to get Ukraine to announce an investigation into Joe Biden. Watch more of Parnas' interview on Anderson Cooper 360, 8 p.m. ET CNN.
Andrew Yang's wife, Evelyn Yang, reveals in an interview with CNN's Dana Bash that she was sexually assaulted by her doctor.
The Trump administration announces it is updating federal guidance for prayer in public schools and other initiatives aimed at protecting religious freedom.
Four senators escorted Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts to the Senate, where he was sworn in. Roberts will preside over the entire impeachment trial against President Trump.
CNN's Kaitlin Collins breaks down the White House defense of withholding Ukrainian aid and President Trump's denial of knowing Lev Parnas.
CNN's Alex Marquardt reports.
Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer delivers his statement regarding the impending Senate impeachment trial for charges against President Donald Trump.
President Trump continues to insist he doesn't know Lev Parnas, an associate of Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani who now says Trump was aware of efforts to surface dirt on political rivals.
CNN's Chris Cillizza breaks down the latest movement in CNN's rankings of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates.
US intelligence officials asked the Senate and House Intelligence Committees not to hold public hearings on this year's World Wide Threats Assessment after last year's testimony from agency chiefs made President Trump angry, according to a source familiar.
In a press conference, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the report the Government Accounting office released proves the need for documents and witnesses at the Senate impeachment trial.
In an exchange caught on CNN's microphones after the Democratic presidential primary debate, Elizabeth Warren accused Bernie Sanders of calling her liar.
The Government Accountability Office says the Trump administration broke the law when it withheld US security aid to Ukraine last year that had been appropriated by Congress.
The House formally presented two articles of impeachment to the Senate after it voted to approve the seven managers who will prosecute the case against President Donald Trump. This long-awaited move marks the beginning of the third Senate impeachment trial of a US president in history. CNN's Athena Jones reports.
The Ukrainian criminal investigation into possible spying on former US Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch is in response to the U.S. House Intelligence Committee publication of notes suggesting she was illegally spied on in Ukraine, the country's interior ministry said.
Lev Parnas, the Soviet-born businessman whose work in Ukraine with President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani stands at the center of the impeachment inquiry, says that their efforts in Ukraine were "all about 2020" and getting Trump reelected. Watch more of Anderson Cooper's interview with Parnas on Anderson Cooper 360.
Michigan State Sen. Peter Lucido has apologized after a female reporter said he remarked a day earlier that male high school students could "have a lot of fun" with her. CNN affiliate WDIV's Jason Colthorp reports.
The FBI is taking a closer look at Robert Hyde, a donor to President Donald Trump, and his potential role in efforts to surveil and remove former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.
House managers transport the articles of impeachment for President Trump to the US Senate.
Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani, said that President Trump was "aware of all my movements."
After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signed the articles of impeachment to send off to the Senate, Pelosi handed out multiple pens to the impeachment managers.
At a campaign rally in Milwaukee, President Donald Trump went on a tear about the quality of household appliances.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) appear to have a tense exchange following the CNN/Des Moines Register Iowa Democratic debate.
Sen. Chris Coons discusses with CNN's Jake Tapper.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces the list of House Democrats who will serve as impeachment managers in the Senate trial and act as prosecutors by presenting the case against President Donald Trump.
Former White House Chief Economist Kevin Hassett tells CNN's Poppy Harlow the highlights of the US trade agreement with China and why it has been kept secret.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg defends his campaign's moderate approach to polarizing political issues, and cautions against 'going to the extreme.'
CNN analysts Elie Honig and Sam Vinograd explain what happens during a Senate impeachment trial and how it's different from what you might know about a criminal trial.
In CNN's Democratic presidential primary debate, the last before the Iowa caucus, candidates say why they believe they will beat President Donald Trump.
Businessman Tom Steyer said he "really wasn't listening" when he became caught in an "awkward moment" between Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on stage after the Iowa Democratic presidential debate.
During the CNN/ Des Moines Register Democratic presidential debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) denied telling Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) during a private meeting in 2018 that he did not believe a woman could win the presidency.
During the CNN/Des Moines Register debate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg is asked about his support from black voters.
During the CNN/Des Moines Register Democratic presidential debate, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) says the impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump are a decency check on the American government.
During the CNN/Des Moines Register debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders faulted former Vice President Joe Biden for voting in 2002 to authorize the use of force in Iraq while he was a senator for Delaware.
CNN's Erin Burnett discusses a letter from Rudy Giuliani to the President of Ukraine where Giuliani says he is acting with the "knowledge and consent" of President Donald Trump.
House Democrats have announced they will present new evidence from indicted Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas at the Senate trial of President Donald Trump. CNN's Manu Raju reports.
The Lead panel discusses.
Russian military hackers have successfully infiltrated the Ukrainian gas company at the heart of the impeachment drama surrounding President Donald Trump, former Vice President Joe Biden and his family, according to cybersecurity researchers.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces that the full House would vote on sending the articles of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate. CNN's Kaitlin Collins reports on what could happen next.
CNN's Arlette Saenz reports.
The lawyer for Lev Parnas, one of Rudy Giuliani's indicted associates, tweeted out a video of Parnas posing with Donald Trump and some of his associates in an apparent attempt to troll the President. CNN's Kara Scannell has the latest.
Folks in Iowa are being inundated with campaign ads from the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates as the caucus nears. CNN's John King discusses the central themes with the Inside Politics panel.
President Trump was met with cheers as he arrived at the New Orleans Superdome for the college football national title game between LSU and Clemson.
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings speaks with CNN's Alisyn Camerota about her late husband Rep. Elijah Cummings' legacy, and running to fill his seat in Congress.
Russian military hackers have successfully infiltrated the Ukrainian gas company at the heart of the impeachment drama, according to cybersecurity researchers. It is unclear what information the hackers sought or how deeply Burisma may have been compromised. CNN's Brian Fung reports.
Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez defends the party's ability to allow for a diverse field of presidential candidates after the six candidates who qualified for the Iowa debate are all white.
Why is the White House tweeting a "first snow" photo on a 70-degree day? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a tweet generating heat.
A Russian warship "aggressively approached" a US Navy destroyer while it was operating in the North Arabian Sea, ignoring warnings from the US vessel and increasing the risk of a collision, the US Navy said. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
A US citizen who once begged for President Donald Trump's help has died after more than six years in an Egyptian prison. CNN's Christine Romans reports.
New York Times reporter Matthew Rosenberg says that Russian military hackers have successfully infiltrated the Ukrainian gas company at the heart of the impeachment drama surrounding President Donald Trump, Vice President Joe Biden and his family.
According to sources, Sen. Bernie Sanders told Sen. Elizabeth Warren during a private meeting in December 2018 that he did not believe a woman could win the presidency. Sanders' campaign senior adviser, Jeff Weaver, denies the claim.
President Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, whose dealings with Ukraine are a key facet of the impeachment case, has been lobbying Trump to join his legal team during his upcoming trial in the Senate.
Sen. Bernie Sanders told Sen. Elizabeth Warren during a private meeting in 2018 that he did not believe a woman could win the presidency, sources say. Sanders has denied the characterization of the meeting in a statement to CNN. CNN's MJ Lee has more.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper has not provided intelligence to back up President Donald Trump's claim that Iran's top military general was planning an attack on four embassies in the Middle East. CNN's Brooke Baldwin discusses with Brett Bruen, President of Global Situation Room.
State Department officials involved in US embassy security were not made aware of imminent threats to four specific US embassies, two State Department officials tell CNN, further undermining President Trump's claims that the top Iranian general he ordered killed posed an imminent threat to the diplomatic outposts.
Attorney General William Barr said investigators concluded that the shooting at Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida, was "an act of terrorism."
"Inside Politics" host John King reacts to President Donald Trump retweeting a photoshopped image of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in traditional Islamic clothing in front of the Iranian flag.
Sen. Bernie Sanders told Sen. Elizabeth Warren during a private meeting in 2018 that he did not believe a woman could win the presidency, sources say. Sanders has denied the characterization of the meeting in a statement to CNN.
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) has announced that he will end his campaign after failing to qualify for the Democratic debate planned in Iowa.
Former 2020 presidential candidate Cory Booker says he got his BA from Stanford and his PhD on the streets of Newark, New Jersey. He ran for president on a platform of fighting hate with love.
Secretary of Defense Mark Esper tells CNN's Jake Tapper that the killing of Qasem Soleimani was justified in light of threats against the US.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper doesn't confirm intelligence that Iran was threatening to attack four US embassies after President Trump said he believed they would.
CNN's Jake Tapper questions Secretary of Defense Mark Esper about President Trump saying the US had intelligence that Iran was planning to attack four US embassies.
More than a dozen Saudi servicemen training at US military installations will be expelled from the United States after a review that followed a deadly shooting at a Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida, multiple sources told CNN. CNN's David Shortell has more.
Tom Steyer qualifies for the next debate, 2020 candidates in Iowa fight to be everyone's second choice, the U.S. and China will sign a big new trade deal, and how Trump's 2020 campaign will fight some -- but not all -- of the same fights as 2016.
Anti-government protesters took to the streets of Iran after Tehran admitted that it mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet, killing 176 people. President Trump tweeted his support for the demonstrators in both English and Farsi.
Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), who lost both legs serving in Iraq, responds to Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) who said that Democrats love terrorists.
Jill Biden served as second lady during the Obama era. Now, she's alongside her husband Joe Biden on the 2020 campaign trail.
President Trump told Fox News in an interview that he would invoke executive privilege to block former National Security Adviser John Bolton from testifying at the Senate impeachment trial.
The Trump administration will cap refugee admissions at the lowest levels since the refugee resettlement program began, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced. It's the second year in a row the administration has set the cap at a record low.
A new CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom poll shows that Iowa's likely caucusgoers are divided between four candidates ahead of the state's Democratic caucuses. CNN Political Director David Chalian has more.
CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.
In a Fox Business interview, Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) criticizes Nancy Pelosi, claiming that the Speaker of the House and other fellow Democrats are "in love with terrorists." Collins later issued an apology on Twitter.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is signaling there will be a vote next week on appointing impeachment managers and transmitting articles of impeachment to the Senate. CNN's Manu Raju reports.
On the same night the US killed Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, the US unsuccessfully targeted another senior Iranian military official in Yemen, according to a US official with knowledge of the events and another source familiar.
The Trump administration is imposing new sanctions on Iran following attacks on US and allied troops earlier this week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asserted that the strike on Qasem Soleimani was in reaction to an "imminent" threat; but pressed by CNN's Kaitlan Collins to define "imminent," Pompeo didn't offer a specific timeframe.
A Justice Department review of business dealings tied to Hillary Clinton -- championed by President Donald Trump and his allies -- has wound down with officials not finding enough evidence to recommend the formal opening of a criminal investigation, according to current and former US officials. CNN's Jessica Schneider reports.
Iran has a long memory, a history of retaliation - and often uses proxies to do it. Brian Todd reports.
Iranian Ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi speaks with CNN's John Berman amid tensions between Iran and the US.
Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-MI) says that President Trump's claims about the Iran War Powers resolution are incorrect, and the bill aims to "remind everybody that we should be debating things like war and peace and we should be following the Constitution."
CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.
The House of Representatives voted to approve a resolution aimed at restraining the President's ability to use military action against Iran without congressional approval, amid simmering tensions between the US and the country. CNN's Phil Mattingly has more.
Quickly after missiles were fired from Iran, US military and executive began assessing potential damage and evaluating a response. CNN's team reports on new details about how the night unfolded.
The Lead's political panel discusses.
Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) told CNN's John Berman that although he understands House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's motivation for withholding the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, he thinks "it's time" to send them the Senate.
President Trump says top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani was looking to blow up a US embassy.
During her weekly news conference, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wouldn't commit to when she would send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate saying, "we need to see the arena in which we are sending our managers."
The US increasingly believes that Iran mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian airliner, according to multiple US officials. The working theory is based on continuing analysis of data from satellites, radar and electronic data collected routinely by US military and intelligence. All 176 people on board the Boeing 737 were killed.
The US Army is warning Americans about a wave of "fraudulent text messages" falsely telling Americans they have been drafted into military service amid tensions between the US and Iran.
Two rockets landed inside the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, home of the US Embassy in Iraq, on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Iraqi military. CNN's Clarissa Ward reports.
Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) rails against a classified briefing on Iran, calling it "the worst briefing I've seen, at least on a military issue."
CNN's Brian Todd breaks down the magnitude of Iran's high precision missiles and the potential threat they pose to US bases and allies.
Democratic presidential candidate, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), joins The Lead.
Sen. Rand Paul rebuffs fellow Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's response to Paul's criticism of a classified Iran briefing.
CNN's Kaitlan Collins breaks down President Trump's plans for relations with Iran amid recent airstrikes sent by Iran to target Iraqi base, Ain al-Asad, which houses US troops.
Satellite images appear to show the aftermath of Iranian missile strikes at an Iraqi military base that houses US troops.
CNN's Alex Marquardt reports.
President Donald Trump addressed the nation from the White House, announcing his administration will hit Iran with new sanctions in the wake of its attack on two Iraqi military bases housing US troops, as well as in response to its broader aggression in the region.
President Donald Trump praised US forces and said that Iran "appears to be standing down" a day after an Iranian missile strike on bases housing US troops in Iraq.
President Donald Trump announced additional sanctions on Iran following an Iranian attack on bases housing US troops in Iraq.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has no leverage in determining the rules of the Senate impeachment trial.